Latest News for: Mozart operas


Seeking a unique gift? Try a musical portrait

The Times/The Sunday Times 22 Jul 2024
“[They] are so keen to circumvent the great composers that came before them, instead of drawing on that; not to be ‘derivative’.” He points out that when Mozart was commissioned to write an opera, it ...

‘Ask for the Moon’ puts savvy women in the spotlight at Goodspeed’s Terris Theatre

The Day 21 Jul 2024
The nurse happens to aspire to be an opera singer ... Since her character in “Ask for the Moon” longs to be an opera singer, her songs riff on Verdi, Rossini and Mozart ... At the Goodspeed Opera House, ...

The plane truth: Flying is a royal pain in the you-know-what | Mark Hinson

Tallahassee Democrat 13 Jul 2024
I took my first passenger plane trip one summer when I was kindergarten age in 1966 ... All my fellow passengers were spiffily dressed, too ... The dude ... The sound of fingernails being dragged across a chalkboard sounds like a Mozart opera aria by comparison.

‘Madama Butterfly’ From the Pacific Opera Project: Puccini in Japanese

The Epoch Times 12 Jul 2024
I consider this an astute question, since Italian is considered the language of opera ... Even composers from other European countries, like the Austrian Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, frequently wrote Italian operas.

Hồ Gươm Opera marks first anniversary with international star artists

Vietnam News 11 Jul 2024
Her previous role was in Mozart's Don Giovanni with  Albania's National Theatre of Opera and Ballet... The concert, entitled, 'The First Sounds of Love' was a fine blend with signature songs of opera and some contemporary pop hits. .

Opera outreach program celebrates French art with free public shows

Lansing State Journal 10 Jul 2024
Opera festival returns to Lansing for three performances ... It’s the first event in a three-month-long Capital City Opera Festival, the second annual festival hosted by Michigan Opera Outreach ... That night will feature a short, comedic opera by Mozart.

Does UK opera have a future to sing about?

The Conversation 10 Jul 2024
NI Opera’s 2024-25 season also offers a series of free music and creative skills workshops for older schoolchildren to discover opera through works by Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Puccini, Bizet, Humperdinck, Verdi and Britten.


The Saratogian 09 Jul 2024
Tuesday, July 9, 2024 ... W ... Menu ... The evening will also feature the unveiling of Sembrich’s famous and newly restored Queen of the Night costume worn for the premier performance of Mozart’s “The Magic Flute” at New York City’s Metropolitan Opera in 1900.

National museum to host outdoor opera concert

Vietnam News 06 Jul 2024
Opera singer Đỗ Vũ Lan Nhung will perform Summer Melodies in the outdoor space at Việt Nam Fine Arts Museum, featuring music pieces and opera extracts by Mozart, Schubert, Bizet and others.

Opera al Mare: The Don faces his Commendatore

Rutland Herald 06 Jul 2024
And because Mozart’s operas — like Shakespeare — are virtually universal, it worked!. Underscoring Mozart’s — and Collier’s — drama, Music Director Cailin Marcel Manson led the singers and Opera al ...

The year Western opera got a local touch

China Daily 04 Jul 2024
... of opera singers after the Reform and Opening-up began ... To celebrate, they reprised their graduation performance given in 1983 of a Chinese adaptation of Mozart's comic opera The Marriage of Figaro.

Theater Latté Da: Johnny Skeeky, or, The Remedy for Everything

MinnPost 03 Jul 2024
Specifically, I recalled that company’s “Don Juan Giovanni,” where the main characters from Moliere’s “Don Juan” and Mozart’s “Don Giovanni” are played by both opera singers and actors.

Making a Ferrari of HK Phil, and Mozart: music director Jaap van Zweden’s parting thoughts

South China Morning Post 30 Jun 2024
Outgoing music director likens the flexibility playing Wagner has given the orchestra to driving a Ferrari, talks about improving, not firing, players, and says his one regret is not putting on a Mozart opera ... .

Video games and ancient Greece fuse at Opera Nero’s summer festival

San Diego Union-Tribune 30 Jun 2024
Opera Neo’s popular cabaret concerts and performances of Mozart’s beloved “Cosi fan tutte” will be presented outdoors at the Spanish Village Art Center in Balboa Park.

Accessible and Engaging: New Opera Delights Audiences at Nichol’s Flickinger Performing Arts Center. Love musicals? ...

Buffalo Rising 30 Jun 2024
So what is it? THE FALLING AND THE RISING is a contemporary (we’re not talking Mozart) American (it’s sung in English) opera that has gained national attention for its unique genesis (who ...

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